NYSE:BGG - Briggs & Stratton Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$16.72 -1.00 (-5.64 %)
(As of 07/19/2018 03:25 PM ET)
Previous Close$16.94
Today's Range$16.70 - $17.11
52-Week Range$17.11 - $27.34
Volume28,543 shs
Average Volume212,331 shs
Market Capitalization$745.79 million
P/E Ratio12.79
Dividend Yield3.20%
Beta0.65
Briggs & Stratton logoBriggs & Stratton Corporation designs, manufactures, markets, sells, and services gasoline engines for outdoor power equipment to the original equipment manufacturers in the United States. It operates in two segments, Engines and Products. The Engines segment offers four-cycle aluminum alloy gasoline engines that are used primarily by the lawn and garden equipment industry. Its products are used in various lawn and garden equipment applications, including walk-behind lawn mowers, riding lawn mowers, garden tillers, and snow throwers, as well as products for industrial, construction, agricultural, and other consumer applications that include portable and standby generators, pumps, and pressure washers. This segment also manufactures and sells replacement engines and service parts to sales and service distributors. The Products segment primarily provides a line of portable and standby generators, pressure washers, snow throwers, lawn and garden power equipment, turf care, and job site products. This segment sells its products through various channels of retail distribution, including consumer home centers, warehouse clubs, mass merchants, and independent dealers and distributors under its own brands, such as Briggs & Stratton, Simplicity, Snapper, Snapper Pro, Ferris, Allmand, Billy Goat, Murray, Branco, and Victa, as well as other brands comprising Craftsman and Troy-Bilt. The company also exports its products to customers in Europe, Asia, Australia, and Canada. Briggs & Stratton Corporation was founded in 1908 and is headquartered in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Stock Exchange NYSE
Industry Engines & turbines
Sub-IndustryIndustrial Machinery
SectorIndustrial Products
SymbolNYSE:BGG
CUSIP10904310
Phone414-259-5333

Debt

Debt-to-Equity Ratio0.36
Current Ratio1.61
Quick Ratio0.71

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E Ratio12.79
Forward P/E Ratio12.76
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual Sales$1.79 billion
Price / Sales0.40
Cash Flow$2.5219 per share
Price / Cash6.63
Book Value$13.07 per share
Price / Book1.28

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)$1.31
Net Income$56.65 million
Net Margins1.09%
Return on Equity10.11%
Return on Assets3.64%

Miscellaneous

Employees5,300
Outstanding Shares42,670,000
Market Cap$745.79

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Briggs & Stratton (NYSE:BGG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Briggs & Stratton's stock symbol?

Briggs & Stratton trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "BGG."

How often does Briggs & Stratton pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, April 25th. Stockholders of record on Friday, June 15th will be paid a dividend of $0.14 per share on Friday, June 29th. This represents a $0.56 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 3.32%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, June 14th. View Briggs & Stratton's Dividend History.

How will Briggs & Stratton's stock buyback program work?

Briggs & Stratton declared that its board has initiated a stock repurchase program on Wednesday, April 25th 2018, which permits the company to buyback $50,000,000.00 in outstanding shares, according to EventVestor. This buyback authorization permits the company to purchase up to 5.8% of its shares through open market purchases. Shares buyback programs are generally a sign that the company's board believes its stock is undervalued.

How were Briggs & Stratton's earnings last quarter?

Briggs & Stratton Co. (NYSE:BGG) issued its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April, 25th. The industrial products company reported $0.84 EPS for the quarter, topping the Thomson Reuters' consensus estimate of $0.83 by $0.01. The industrial products company had revenue of $604 million for the quarter, compared to analysts' expectations of $616.19 million. Briggs & Stratton had a return on equity of 10.11% and a net margin of 1.09%. The company's revenue for the quarter was up 1.2% on a year-over-year basis. During the same quarter in the previous year, the business posted $0.83 earnings per share. View Briggs & Stratton's Earnings History.

When is Briggs & Stratton's next earnings date?

Briggs & Stratton is scheduled to release their next quarterly earnings announcement on Wednesday, August, 15th 2018. View Earnings Estimates for Briggs & Stratton.

What guidance has Briggs & Stratton issued on next quarter's earnings?

Briggs & Stratton issued an update on its FY18 earnings guidance on Wednesday, April, 25th. The company provided earnings per share (EPS) guidance of $1.33-1.50 for the period, compared to the Thomson Reuters consensus earnings per share estimate of $1.54. The company issued revenue guidance of $1.92 billion, compared to the consensus revenue estimate of $1.45-1.62.

What price target have analysts set for BGG?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued 12-month price objectives for Briggs & Stratton's stock. Their forecasts range from $17.00 to $26.00. On average, they expect Briggs & Stratton's stock price to reach $21.50 in the next twelve months. This suggests a possible upside of 27.6% from the stock's current price. View Analyst Ratings for Briggs & Stratton.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for Briggs & Stratton?

4 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for Briggs & Stratton in the last year. There are currently 4 hold ratings for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "Hold."

Who are some of Briggs & Stratton's key competitors?

Who are Briggs & Stratton's key executives?

Briggs & Stratton's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Mr. Todd J. Teske, Chairman, CEO & Pres (Age 53)
  • Mr. Mark Alan Schwertfeger, Sr. VP & CFO (Age 41)
  • Ms. Kathryn M. Buono, VP, Gen. Counsel & Corp. Sec. (Age 56)
  • Mr. William H. Reitman, Sr. VP & Pres of Support (Age 62)
  • Mr. David James Rodgers, Sr. VP and Pres of Engines & Power (Age 47)

Has Briggs & Stratton been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about BGG stock have been trending positive recently, according to Accern Sentiment. Accern ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. Briggs & Stratton earned a media sentiment score of 0.25 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the industrial products company an impact score of 45.70 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term.

Who are Briggs & Stratton's major shareholders?

Briggs & Stratton's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Salem Capital Management Inc. (0.48%), Nisa Investment Advisors LLC (0.14%), Bank of Montreal Can (0.04%) and Jolley Asset Management LLC (0.03%). Company insiders that own Briggs & Stratton stock include Andrea L Golvach, David J Rodgers, Frank M Jaehnert, Harold L Redman, Todd J Teske and William H Reitman. View Institutional Ownership Trends for Briggs & Stratton.

Which institutional investors are buying Briggs & Stratton stock?

BGG stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Salem Capital Management Inc., Nisa Investment Advisors LLC, Bank of Montreal Can and Jolley Asset Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Briggs & Stratton.

How do I buy shares of Briggs & Stratton?

Shares of BGG can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is Briggs & Stratton's stock price today?

One share of BGG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $16.85.

How big of a company is Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton has a market capitalization of $745.79 million and generates $1.79 billion in revenue each year. The industrial products company earns $56.65 million in net income (profit) each year or $1.31 on an earnings per share basis. Briggs & Stratton employs 5,300 workers across the globe.

How can I contact Briggs & Stratton?

Briggs & Stratton's mailing address is 12301 WEST WIRTH STREET, WAUWATOSA WI, 53222. The industrial products company can be reached via phone at 414-259-5333.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Briggs & Stratton (NYSE BGG)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  140 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  160 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  300
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This page was last updated on 7/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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